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Caulfield: Amidst challenges, 'UAS will thrive'

...of our arts program. We submitted a $2.5 million grant proposal with these partners to move this forward. Dr. Rosita Worl, executive director at Sealaska Heritage Institute, believes that Southeast Alaska should be an international center...
Formline design classes at prison continue through Thursday classes to connect inmates to their culture and to help them earn a living upon release, said SHI President Rosita Worl in a release."We want our people to have an outlet that connects them to their culture and that could supplement...
Native culture topic of last lecture in SHI lecture series

...of Sealaska Heritage Institute Rosita Worl - the final speaker in the Native...overturn that provision.Dr. Rosita Worl is the president of the Sealaska...committee chair. To learn more about Rosita Worl visit http://www.sealaska...
SHI gathers art for next year's Tinaa auction

...biggest names in Northwest Coast art, said SHI President Rosita Worl, who hopes the event will educate people about fine...appreciation of Southwest Indian art, said SHI President Rosita Worl, noting the same can be done for Northwest Coast art...
Teaching formline

...relationships involved in formline and can be used by teachers who have little to no background, said SHI president Rosita Worl in a release. They have already been mailed to school district staff and tribal administrative staff in 10 communities...
Other Native groups join FedEx boycott Native Americans, other organizations in Southeast Alaska are piling on. Sealaska Heritage Institute President Rosita Worl said last week the nonprofit cultural organization will discontinue use of FedEx for shipping. "We'll follow suit...
Hoonah student chosen for Judson Brown Scholarship

...000 scholarship goes to students who have demonstrated academic achievement and leadership skills, said SHI President Rosita Worl, adding only one person wins the annual award."Amelia has shown remarkable leadership skills through multiple programs...
New traveling exhibition on Native concepts of health and illness opens

...Monday-Friday through Sept. 7. Sealaska Heritage Institute helped coordinate the event, said SHI President Rosita Worl."The exhibition carries an important message that dovetails with our core cultural values exhibit currently in the...
Northwest Coast art: a window into culture

...was such an integral part of the culture that there was no word for it in the Tlingit vocabulary, said SHI president Rosita Worl in a recent interview."What we would call art, it would be in Tlingit 'at.oow,' an owned or purchased thing...
A 'great day for Alaska' and culture.Sealaska Heritage Corp. former chairman Albert Kookesh and Sealaska Heritage Institute President Rosita Worl presided over the 10-hour event, held in front of the new building."Thank you for being here as we join in honoring...
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